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Find more Highfield relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 172 more people named Highfield in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 839 people named Highfield in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% more people named Highfield in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,011 people named Highfield were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 32% were children
  • 981 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 18 reported their race as other than white

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As Highfield families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • 206 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 107 were first-generation Americans